The ojami is an original cushion developed by Takaokaya over the last decade.
The unique shape is inspired by the ancient Japanese beanbag toy called ‘otedama’, or ‘ojami’ in the Kyoto dialect. The ojami cushion is a funky, modern take on the otedama, a traditional Japanese beanbag toy that was filled with azuki beans.
Handcrafted by our skilled Kyoto artisans, ojami come in a rich variety of colors, fabric coverings, fillings, sizes, and shapes to suit your taste and lifestyle.
Amazingly comfortable and of a unique geometrical shape, functionally these cushions are designed for posture support and correction, and to be a beautiful decorative object suitable to any living or working space.
This Ojami's fabric is Nishijin silk which is famous woven silk in Kyoto.
Sizes(Approx.): Φ40cm(M) / Φ43cm(L)
Materials: 100% Silk (Nishijin Silk)
Filling: 70% Cotton, 30% Polyester / Core: Polyurethane
-About Nishijin Silk-
Nishijin, Kyoto’s ancient weaving district, with a history dating back to the 5th century served the imperial court, aristocracy, and head temples for centuries and still produces among the finest textiles in the world. The contemporary patterns for Nishijin Silk are designed to harmonize with both Western and Eastern interiors.
*Please note that the actual color of the product might be slightly different.